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Construction Estimator

JobGiraffe Itasca ,IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

JG ID #20-1304 - Itasca, IL 60143 – Beverly Rumishek, Lead Recruiter

Construction Estimator
$50,000 to start plus great company sponsored benefits and annual year-end bonus
Northwest Suburbs of Chicago - Itasca, IL 

As Construction Estimator, you will:

  • Prepare estimates for projects, products or services
  • Collect, review and prepare bid packages
  • Review architectural plans and other project data as needed
  • Determine material and labor requirements
  • Produce itemized cost estimates
  • Consider other cost factors and evaluate trends
  • Create electronic project files for each project using Microsoft SharePoint
  • Collaborate with clients, vendors, architects, structural engineers and other stakeholders as needed
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues as they arise
  • Analyze project successes/failures upon completion
  • Contribute to cost savings and continuous improvement efforts whenever possible

An ideal candidate profile will include:

  • At least 3 years of Construction Estimating or similar/related experience
  • A strong understanding of construction and structural engineering concepts, practices and principles
  • Experience with Bluebeam Revu software or similar

And:

  • Strategic planning and analysis skills
  • Above average computational math skills
  • Organization and attention to detail
  • Problem solving and Decision making skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • The ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on occasion

Pluses:

  • An Associate's or Bachelor's Degree, especially in construction management, architecture or similar +++

JobGiraffe's client is an innovative supplier of specialized construction contracting services.

Social Distancing measures, the provision of masks, health safety training and other enhanced health safety policies and protocols are in place within the office.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

Company Description
Each year JobGiraffe helps thousands of job seekers to find direct hire, temp-to-hire and contract positions throughout Chicago and the Suburbs.

Whether our clients are hiring for a specific position or staffing an entire department, JobGiraffe connects the very best job seekers with the companies who need them.

All fees and associated placement costs are paid for by the clients of JobGiraffe. There is never any cost or fee to our candidates and no contracts or obligations are required.

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Why Work Here?

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Each year JobGiraffe helps thousands of job seekers to find direct hire, temp-to-hire and contract positions throughout Chicago and the Suburbs. Whether our clients are hiring for a specific position or staffing an entire department, JobGiraffe connects the very best job seekers with the companies who need them. All fees and associated placement costs are paid for by the clients of JobGiraffe. There is never any cost or fee to our candidates and no contracts or obligations are required.

Address

Itasca
Itasca, IL
60143 USA